Phelps foregoes re-election

Oct 09, 2019 at 07:00 am by Arthur-RB


Washington County Commissioner D. Cole Phelps announced he will not seek re-election to the Washington County Board of County Commissioner in 2020.

“I am forever thankful for our residents, my fellow commissioners, and so many of our talented county employees. We were able to accomplish many of the objectives I initially set out when running for election. As a young professional, now I plan to devote more time to my law practice and family,” Phelps said.

Phelps is currently serving his second term of office. While holding office, he served as the vice-chairman of the Board of Commissioners for two years. He also served a year as the chairman, which marked the first time in over twenty years a board...

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